Welding Engineer
McDermott - Amelia, LA

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Job Description
: Assist in the writing, development, implementation, control welding procedures, and to advise and assist in solving field welding problems.
· Performs planning and follow-up activities to ensure compliance with contract requirements while concentrating on efficiency.
· Conducts research and development investigations to develop and test new fabrication processes and procedures, improve existing or develop new welding equipment , develop new or modify current welding methods, techniques, and procedures, discover new patterns of welding phenomena, or to correlate and substantiate hypothesis.
· Prepares technical reports as a result of research and development and preventive maintenance investigations.
· Establishes welding procedures to guide production or welding personnel relating to specification restrictions, material processes, pre and post heating requirements. (which involves use of complex alloys, unusual fabrication methods, welding of critical joints, and complex post heating requirements)
· Evaluates new developments in welding field for possible application to current welding problems or production processes.
· Coordinates with technical personnel in performance inspections to ensure workers compliance with established welding procedures, restrictions, and standards, in testing welds for conformance with national code requirements, or testing welding personnel for certification.
· Contacts personnel, other agencies, engineering personnel, or clients to exchange ideas, information, or offer technical advice concerning welding matters.
· Performs experimental welding to evaluate new equipment, technologies, and materials.
Job Requirements
: · B.S. in Weld Engineering or Metallurgy
· 2-4 years experience preferred.